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FHWA'S ASR Development & Deployment Program

FHWA ASR Technical Working Group Meeting

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel (Monet IV room) Washington, DC - April 10-12, 2007

Agenda

April 10, 2007 (Tuesday) - Morning

Breakfast on your own
8:00 - 8:15 a.m. Welcome/Review of Agenda - Jim Pappas
Introduction of Jim Pierce, Facilitator
8:15 - 8:30 a.m. Remarks on Behalf of FHWA - Directors of Office of Pavement Technology and Office of Research and Development
  • Update on FHWA Programs & Initiatives
FHWA ASR Program & TWG Charge - Gina Ahlstrom
  • TWG membership & guidelines
  • TWG Charge
  • FHWA Expectations from the TWG
  • FHWA Expectations from the Meeting
8:30 - 10:15 a.m. ASR Progress Todate (Setting the Benchmark)
  • SHRP Activities - Paul Okamoto, CTLGroup
  • AASHTO Lead States Activities - Jim Pappas
  • FAA sponsored Activities - FAA
  • DOD sponsored Activities - Terry Sherman
  • FHWA Lithium Studies - Fred Faridazar/Kevin Folliard
  • Chicago ASR Benchmarking Workshop Highlights - Jim Pierce
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - Noon ASR Progress Todate (Setting the Benchmark) - continued
  • On-Going University Research Activities (Pooled Fund, NSF, State DOT Funded, ETC) - Various
  • International Activities & Direction - Shiraz Tayabji/Various
FHWA ASR Program - Gina Ahlstrom
  • FHWA ASR Program
  • Task Orders Todate
  • How can FHWA Support the State Needs?
Noon - 1:50 p.m. Lunch (on your own)

Afternoon Session

1:15 - 2:45 p.m. Panel Discussion - Opportunity to Present Member Perspectives Related to the ASR Issues - Jim Pierce
  • Highlights of Activities Underway by Member or Member Organization
  • Hot Issues
  • Gaps in Current Knowledge
  • Impact of Potassium Acetate Use on Highways
2:45 - 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Panel Discussion (Continued) - Opportunity to Present Member Perspectives Related to the ASR Issues - Jim Pierce
  • Hot Issues
  • Prioritizing Gaps in Current Knowledge
  • Future Impacts of Potassium Acetate Use in Highways

Adjournment for the day (dinner on your own)


April 11, 2007 (Wednesday) - Morning

Breakfast on your own
8:00 - 8:20 a.m. Review of Day 1 Discussion & Action Items - Jim Pappas
8:20 - 10:00 a.m. ASR Program Priorities - Part 1 - Jon Mullarky
  • Anticipated ASR Program Activities and Products from the ASR Program
  • Structures versus Pavement Needs
10:00 - 10:20 a.m. Break
10:20 - Noon ASR Program Priorities - Part 2 - Moe Jamshidi
  • State Surveys - Defining the Extent & Severity of ASR
Noon - 1:15 p.m. Lunch (on your own)

Afternoon Session

1:15 - 2:45 p.m. ASR Program Priorities - Part 3 - Nancy Whiting
  • Screening Protocols for ASR
2:45 - 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 - 4:15 p.m. ASR Program Priorities - Part 4 - David Gress
  • ASR Mitigation in New Construction

Adjournment for the day (dinner on your own)


April 12, 2007 (Thursday) - Morning

Breakfast on your own
8:00 - 8:20 a.m. Review of Day 2 Discussion & Action Items - Jim Pappas
8:20 - 10:00 a.m. ASR Program Priorities - Part 5 - Steve Kosmatka
  • ASR Mitigation in Existing Facilities
10:00 - 10:20 a.m. Break
10:20 - Noon TWG Meeting Wrap-up - Jim Pierce
  • ASR Program Summary
  • Summary of ASR Program Priorities Parts 1-5
  • Action Items
  • Next Meeting
Closure - Jim Pappas/Gina Ahlstrom
Noon Adjournment
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